Introduction to Sage Payroll

Course Description

This Course will give you an introduction to Computerised Payroll and help develop the skills and knowledge to be able to enter an employee?s gross pay from given basic personal and contractual information and do a payroll run. The skills gained on this course will help those looking for employment as a wages clerk or payroll assistant.

Location: Camden

Course Content

During this course you will develop a basic knowledge of Computerised Payroll. By the end of the course learners will be familiar with payroll terminology, be able to enter an employee?s gross pay from given basic personal and contractual information and perform a payroll run. Topics covered include; Company Details; Setting up employees' records and setting payment/deduction types. Processing the Payroll; Entering gross salaries, printing payslips and updating the payroll. Payroll Reports; Payroll summary reports and printing form P32, etc. Starters and Leavers; Adding new employees to the payroll and generating P45s for leavers.

Teaching and Learning Methods

We want you to achieve to the very best of your ability at WMC. To make this happen we offer both learning and personal support by specialist staff tailored to meet your specific needs.
The teaching, learning and assessment methods used on the course will include; Computer based training using accounts software, Presentations, Group work, Discussions, Individual timed tasks and Directed Self-study.
Resources used within each lesson are available for students on our online learning platform, iLearn.
As with all our programmes, this course includes individual reviews, giving you individual time with your personal tutor to reflect and set targets.

Independent Learning

Students need to commit to making time outside of class to practice; at home or in the college. Homework is set every week and is an essential part of your course.

Assessment

Assessment is continuous and takes place throughout the programme by a variety of methods including;

practical online assessments
written tasks

Qualification you will achieve

This is a non-accredited course but a certificate of completion can be provided by the College on request.

Next Steps and Progression

For more information please contact the Learner Services Team on: 020 7255 4700 or email: LearnerServices@wmcollege.ac.uk

Additional Information

For more information please contact the Learner Services Team on: 020 7255 4700 or email: LearnerServices@wmcollege.ac.uk

Additional Learning Support

Teachers are supported to ensure their materials are inclusive to meet all learners needs. Provision of assistive equipment is available and access support can be provided through reasonable adjustments, subject to an assessment by the ALS team and/or the Disability Officer. Digital Learning support is available in the Learning Centre at our Camden site. Careers advice and guidance is also available to all learners.

Additional Costs

WM College provides all the basic materials and equipment you will need to complete the course. Your tutor will advise you where you can buy materials or equipment to extend your study, should you wish. The College also provides additional financial support through the Discretionary Learner Support Fund (DLSF); however there are eligibility criteria that applies. Please refer to the DLSF policy which can be found at the main reception.
CAMDEN
44 Crowndale Road
NW1 1TR
Tel: 020 7255 4700
Email: learnerservices@wmcollege.ac.uk
KENTISH TOWN
7 Leighton Place
NW5 2QL
Tel: 020 7241 8572
Email: learnerservices@wmcollege.ac.uk